The Australian Jamboree 2022 is the 26th Australian Jamboree being held in January 2022, where over 12,000 Scouts will converge on Elmore Field Day site in Campaspe Shire in northern Victoria to camp for 2 glorious weeks of fun, fantastic adventure and friendship. While a great deal of activities will be held onsite, such asContinue reading “AJ 2022 The 26th Australian Jamboree”
Today is the launch of Founder’s Day and the start of the Centenary Challenge. The Centenary Badge will be issued to registered Cub Scouts and can be worn on their uniform till 31st December 2016. Refer to this link for more details. http://www.cubs100vic.com Centenary Challenge Earn at least 100 points over the year. Post photosContinue reading “Founder’s Day”
The Cubs and Scouts participated in the ANZAC Day services in Drysdale. Cubs, Scouts and Leaders attended the Service at the Drysdale Primary School before marching in the parade and laying wreaths at the local cenotaph. The Scouts assisted the Drysdale RSL with preparing for the days activities. Three Scouts were honoured to push the wheelchairsContinue reading “2015 ANZAC Day in Drysdale”
Congratulations to the members of the combined Drysdale and 1st Barwon/2nd Geelong Patrol ‘DBG’ for achieving Gold at this year’s Stradbroke Cup. The Stradbroke “Challenge” Cup was offered to the Association by His Excellency, The Earl of Stradbroke, after he was farewelled, by a march-past of Scouts at the end of his term of officeContinue reading “Stradbroke Cup 2015”
Today saw the first of two Meet Your Club events occurring at St Ignatius College in Drysdale. The second event will occur next Monday (30 September 2013) from 10am to noon. The events, which are being run by the Australian Sports Commission’s Active After School Communities team are a brilliant way for Bellarine parents andContinue reading “Meet Your Club Event in Drysdale”
Last night we held our first ever 1st Drysdale information night. The purpose of the night was to give both parents and children an insight into the world of Scouting and how they could get involved. We had a good crowd of families turn up. They got to hear short presentations about the 1st DrysdaleContinue reading “Information Night a Big Success”
Happy Fathers Day everyone. During a clean up yesterday, we came across two news articles marking the opening of a new hall for Drysdale Scouts and Guides… way back when in 1961. A nice piece of history.
Last weekend was our annual equipment logging day and quarterly scrap metal collection. What fun! We still can’t get over the amount of scrap metal the people in our area accumulate. This time we managed to fill three giant skips and we tend to do that every quarter. All in a good cause of course.Continue reading “What a lotta stuff!”